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FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015

Activities to take place at the Northland Pines High School - 1800 Pleasure Island Rd., Eagle River, WI

Race Packet Pickup and Registration

For All Races:
5:00 - 9:00 p.m.


All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner:
5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  

$8 for Adults, $5 for 6-12 year olds, 5 and under free.   Sponsored by the Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center and Trigs.


Saturday, May 9, 2015


Marathon Race Packet Pickup:
6:00 - 8:00 a.m. at the Northland Pines High School. Busses will transport runners from the Northland Pines High School to the start line of full Marathon at 6:45 a.m. and half Marathon at 8:30 a.m. Parking will be available at the school.  The 5K starts and finishes in Riverview Park with registration and packet pick-up in the park starting at 9:00 - 9:45 a.m.


Course Hours:


All Journeys Marathon Courses are open until 2:00 p.m.   All runners/walkers must be across the finish line by 2:00p.m. or they will be disqualified and transported to the finish line.  If this is not possible please consider the race you choose
.


Journeys Marathon
Start Time:8:00 a.m.
Journeys Half Marathon/13.1 Mile Power Walk
Start Time: 9:15 a.m.

Journeys 5K
Start Time: 10:00 a.m. (This race starts and finishes at Riverview Park)

Finish Line: Riverview Park
South side of the bridge on Railroad Street in Riverview Park. A bus service(located across the street from Riverview Park at the Eagle River Area Visitors Center) will be provided following the race to take racers to and from Northland Pines High School where showers will be available.  Bring your own towel and soap!  Shuttle bus Hours: 10am - 3:30pm


Medals to all finishers.


Awards Ceremony:
Riverview Park -- 2:00 p.m.

Plaques awarded to:

1. The Male and Female overall winner of the full marathon and Half Marathon (not eligible for age group awards).

2.  1st, 2nd and 3rd in each age group for full, half marathon and power walk

3. 1st, 2nd and 3rd for overall male and female in the 5K.

Many door prizes.  Must be present to win.

Food and Beverages:

Enjoy the setting of the Northwoods with Old Wisconsin brats, a weiner, beer and soda products - $$.  Available in Rivewrview Park at the Finish Line

 

Please Visit Our

Gold Level Sponsors

 

 

 

REGISTRATION ACTIVITES WILL BE HELD AT:

THE NORTHLAND PINES HIGH SCHOOL

ON FRIDAY EVENING, MAY 8TH

AND SATURDAY MORNING, MAY 9TH


Full Marathon
The full marathon course begins near Boulder Junction on Cty K at White Birch Village and makes its way southeast along scenic Cty K to East Buckatabon Lake Road, then south to East Hunter Lake Road and onto Boot Lake Road, then East on County G before the final leg on Adams Road, Illinois Street and onto Michigan Street - finishing south of the bridge after crossing over the Eagle River into Riverview Park. Finishers receive custom-printed Journeys Marathon moisture wicking T-shirts and    die-cast medals. Race Packet Pickup is Friday, May 8, 2015 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. during the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner (5:00 - 8:00 p.m.) at the Northland Pines High School or from 6:00 to 6:45 a.m. at Northland Pines High School on race day, Saturday, May 9, 2015.  Buses will transport runners from the Northland Pines High School to the start line in Boulder Junction promptly at 6:45a.m.  Bag and tag will be available at the start line.

This course is open to those 12 years and older. 

The race course closes at 2:00pm.  All runners must be across the finish line by 2:00 p.m. or they will be disqualified and transported to the finish line.  If this is not possible please consider the race you choose.

Half Marathon
The half marathon course begins on Cty K just east of East Buckatabon Lake Road where the course continues south to East Hunter Lake Road and onto Boot Lake Road, then east on County G before the final leg runs along Adams Road, Illinois Street and onto Michigan Street finishing south of the bridge after crossing over the Eagle River into Riverview Park. Finishers receive custom-printed Journeys Marathon moistue wicking T-shirts and die-cast medals. Race Packet Pickup is Friday,             May 8, 2015 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. during the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner (5:00 - 8:00 p.m.) at the Norhtland Pines High School or from 6:00 to 8:00 a.m. at Northland Pines High School on race day, Saturday, May 9, 2015.  Busses will transport runners from the Northland Pines High School to the start line near Conover promptly at 8:30 a.m.  Bag and tag will be available at the start line.

This course is open to those 12 years and older. 

The race course closes at 2:00pm.  All runners/walkers must be across the finish line by 2:00 p.m. or they will be disqualified and transported to the finish line.  If this is not possible please consider the race you choose.

 

13.1 Mile Power Walk
Journeys Marathon 13.1 Mile Power Walk is designed for the walker who wants to be scored and listed in the race results. Participants agree to walk the entire course. The course begins on Cty K just east of East Buckatabon Lake Road where the course continues south to East Hunter Lake Road and onto Boot Lake Road, then East on County G before the final leg runs along Adams Road, Illinois Street and onto Michigan Street finishing south of the bridge after crossing over the Eagle River into Riverview Park. Finishers receive     custom-printed Journeys Marathon moisture wicking T-shirts and die-cast medals. Race Packet Pickup is Friday, May 8, 2015 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. during the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner (5:00 - 8:00 p.m.) at the Norhtland Pines High School or from 6:00 to 8:00 a.m. at Northland Pines High School on race day, Saturday, May 9, 2015.  Busses will transport runners from the Northland Pines High School to the start line near Conover promptly at 8:30 a.m.  Bag and tag will be available at the start line.

This course is open to those 12 years and older. 

The race course closes at 2:00pm.  All power walkers must be across the finish line by 2:00 p.m. or they will be disqualified and transported to the finish line.  If this is not possible please consider the race you choose.

 

5K

The 5K starts and finishes in Riverview Park at the Full Marathon Finish Line.  Race Packet Pickup is Friday, May 8, 2015 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. during the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner (5:00 - 8:00 p.m.) at the Norhtland Pines High School or from 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. at the Finishline in Riverview Park on race day, Saturday, May 9, 2015.   The course begins just in front of the finish line in Riverview Park, crosses over the Eagle River on the recreation bridge and then turns left onto Sherburn St.  Follow Sherburn to Illinois where you will turn left  and run on the left hand side of the road until you see the turn around cone and water station.  At  that point you will go around the cone and continue to run on the left hand side of the road all the way down to Michigan where you will turn right and run toward the bridge to finish in Riverview Park where you started.  Finishers receive custom-printed Journeys Marathon moisture wicking T-shirts and die-cast finishing medals. 

This course is open to those 8 years and older.

Kids Fun Run 

This event is a fun way to get your kids (ages 12 and under) started on their way to a fit life.  The kids run laps for prizes.  Water and snack bags will be provided.  Kids can participated anytime between 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on race day, Saturday, May 9, 2015. The Start/Finish Line for the Kids Fun Run is at the tennis court in Riverview Park.  No entry fee.  (Riverview Park is the Finish Line for all other races.)  (This event may be cancelled due to inclement weather.)

Other Information

Aid Station Information: Available at the Start of the Full Marathon, at the 13.1 mile marker (Half Marathon Start) and at the Finish Line.

Gatorade and Water Station Information:  Start of Full Marathon, mile markers 3, 5,7,9,11,13,Start of Half Marathon, 15,17,19,21,22,23,24,25 and the Finish Line.  Note: mile marker 19 through Finish Line will also have fruit and/or cookies available.

Portable Restrooms:  Start of race, Mile 5,7,11,13,17,21,23,25 and at the Finish Line.

Is this a Boston Marathon qualifier?
Yes, the course will be sanctioned and measured for this year's race as it has been in the past.

Are headphones, ipods or MP3 players permitted?
You may wear your headphones, ipods or MP3 players, however, we ask that you keep the volume AT A REASONABLE LEVEL for your own safety and out of courtesy for fellow participants. You should still be able to hear participants and volunteers in proximity to you. BE COURTEOUS OF OTHERS
and CAUTIOUS OF POSSIBLE TRAFFIC.


Entry Fees and Registration Information

The prices below are the entry fees for the 2015 Journeys Marathon. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at info@eagleriver.org

If you would like to download an Offical Journeys Marathon Entry Form - Coming soom. Then fill it out and send it to the Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce.  (Please note that download time may vary depending on your connection speed.)

 
By April 1, 2015
By May 9, 2015
Full Marathon
$55.00
$65.00
1/2 Marathon
$50.00
$60.00
13.1 Power Walk
$50.00
$60.00
5 K
$30.00
$35.00

 

click here to register online at Get Me Registered

You can also register and pay online by clicking on the above: GetMeRegistered.com

Lodging Specials During Journeys Marathon -coming soon

To View the Sponsors of this event click here

 

"Bring a New Runner or Walker " Drawing

Any prior entrant of the Journeys Marathon that gets a new entrant to enter the 2015 race can enter their name into a special drawing for a 2 night stay in the Eagle River area. You do not have to run the same race with this person.  You and the new entrant must be              pre-registered to qualify.  Please download and print the "Bring a New Runner or Walker " Form - coming soon.

 

 

                       


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